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by scottbott
19 Dec 2018, 11:45
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: VW Speedshop exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 1174

Re: VW Speedshop exhaust

just emailed them again but with the details of when and where it was fitted and just going to wait to see what they say, probably will be after Christmas now but have managed to stop the silencer box wobbling around on it's own for now, but looking at the bracket that has snapped it looks like it s...
by scottbott
18 Dec 2018, 08:45
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: VW Speedshop exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 1174

Re: VW Speedshop exhaust

no I think mine is a later one, it has been on for 5 years
by scottbott
17 Dec 2018, 13:56
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: VW Speedshop exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 1174

Re: VW Speedshop exhaust

it seems the 'mounting bracket' has broken and that has led to the silencer box weld to crack as it has wobbled slightly with the excess movement
by scottbott
17 Dec 2018, 07:48
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: VW Speedshop exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 1174

VW Speedshop exhaust

anyone had trouble getting hold of the above company,I have emailed them and tried phoning them but it just keeps ringing, I want to try and find out what the warranty is on their stainless systems as mine has cracked unless anybody here knows what the warranty is, thanks
by scottbott
27 Oct 2018, 09:42
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: More maintenance work.
Replies: 4
Views: 1151

Re: More maintenance work.

never really noticed the 'Autosleeper lean' on my van will have to have a good look at it, it has been lowered and the previous owner had all the suspension work done at Brickwerks so maybe it was sorted there but will keep an eye on this interesting post as well, keep up the good work Kev !!
by scottbott
11 Oct 2018, 21:09
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Fitting my new engine going well.
Replies: 74
Views: 11892

Re: Fitting my new engine going well.

that should be a bit quicker going up the hills
by scottbott
23 Sep 2018, 14:11
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Door Mirrors
Replies: 3
Views: 1049

Re: Door Mirrors

get yourself a pair of Landrover Defender 110 wing mirrors and a pair of brackets from 'Rowsley' from here or Brickyard,makes a huge difference
by scottbott
20 Sep 2018, 09:24
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Gearbox Tool VW 381/14 anyone?
Replies: 9
Views: 2040

Re: Gearbox Tool VW 381/14 anyone?

great video, if you know what you are doing and have the tools,looks too nice to stick back under the van wonder how much that cost the owner?
by scottbott
17 Sep 2018, 20:31
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Sorting out the electrical spaghetti
Replies: 1
Views: 956

Re: Sorting out the electrical spaghetti

it's good when you manage to find someone like that, always handy to know, glad it is all sorted out
by scottbott
15 Sep 2018, 20:29
Forum: Campers
Topic: Fiamma 45S
Replies: 3
Views: 1656

Re: Fiamma 45S

it will be a two man job as you will need to drill a couple of holes through the back of the awning and through the brackets, that's what I did anyway
by scottbott
15 Sep 2018, 19:40
Forum: Campers
Topic: Fiamma 45S
Replies: 3
Views: 1656

Re: Fiamma 45S

have you ordered the mounting brackets as well??
by scottbott
14 Sep 2018, 19:44
Forum: Campers
Topic: Keep your camper dry inside and smelling REALLY nice =
Replies: 14
Views: 5033

Re: Keep your camper dry inside and smelling REALLY nice =

will get some tomorrow, thanks for posting
by scottbott
10 Sep 2018, 12:57
Forum: Restoration and Major Repairs
Topic: Time to tidy my van.
Replies: 79
Views: 38658

Re: Time to tidy my van.

first time seeing this post, very good, it is going to look real nice
by scottbott
09 Sep 2018, 20:53
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Autosleeper hitop roof window latch
Replies: 5
Views: 1517

Re: Autosleeper hitop roof window latch

mine has a metal 'flap'type thing that just pushes up to stop the window moving, it is the same type of thing on the slider window by the sink
by scottbott
09 Sep 2018, 20:47
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Engine Mounts (and other problems)
Replies: 4
Views: 1424

Re: Engine Mounts (and other problems)

no, just a wobbly engine at tickover